reach rod


noun

a rod for operating a remote piece of machinery, as a valve.

Nearby words

  1. rea,
  2. rea silvia,
  3. reabsorption,
  4. reach,
  5. reach for the sky,
  6. reach-me-down,
  7. reaches,
  8. reaching jib,
  9. reacquire,
  10. react

Origin of reach rod

First recorded in 1905–10

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